Posted on 03/20/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Rachel Ingalls found some fleeting recognition in the 1980s, when her novel Mrs. Caliban landed on a list of best...

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Tagged As: Obituary

Posted on 03/18/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Several notable literary figures have recently passed away. Al Silverman, chief executive of the Book-of-the-Month Club...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry

Posted on 03/04/2019 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Charles McCarry may not have had the name recognition of John le Carré, but the former’s spy novels were ap...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Thriller

Posted on 02/22/2019 at 04:11 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We close the workweek on a sad note: bestselling, prolific, and somewhat mysterious author W.E.B. Griffin has died at th...

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Posted on 02/18/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s no exaggeration to say that the late Betty Ballantine should be revered as a hero by bookworms. Ballanti...

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Posted on 02/15/2019 at 10:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We hate to be downers, but death is one of the few things in life that are certain. And there’s been quite a bit o...

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Posted on 02/13/2019 at 01:12 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Half of Fussy was extremely lucky last week, spending that time out of the office, away from a computer, and in a much w...

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Posted on 01/24/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Diana Athill, celebrated for her writing and editing work, has died at the age of 101. Throughout her fifty-year career...

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Posted on 01/23/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fans of journalism and PBS alike have reason to mourn today. Russell Baker, a prize-winning columnist and host of Master...

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Posted on 01/17/2019 at 10:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver died today at age eighty-three. The cause of death was lymphoma, according to th...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry